Essentials

Water Spout

Water special

Generation 3

Summary

Inflicts more damage when the user has more HP remaining, with a maximum of 150 power.

Damage Dealt

  • Bug 1
  • Dark 1
  • Dragon ½
  • Electric 1
  • Fairy 1
  • Fighting 1
  • Fire 2
  • Flying 1
  • Ghost 1
  • Grass ½
  • Ground 2
  • Ice 1
  • Normal 1
  • Poison 1
  • Psychic 1
  • Rock 2
  • Steel 1
  • Water ½

Stats

Power
150; percentile 97.7
Accuracy
100%
PP
5, up to 8 with PP Up PP Up
Target
All opponents
Effect chance
n/a
Priority
0 (normal)

Machines

Generation 3
Not a TM
Generation 4
Not a TM
Generation 5
Not a TM
Generation 6
Not a TM

Effect

Inflicts regular damage. Power increases with the user's remaining HP and is given by 150 * HP / max HP, to a maximum of 150 when the user has full HP.

Meta

This reflects how the games treat moves and may be somewhat idealistic.

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 3
Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald

Inflicts more damage if the user’s HP is high.

FireRed, LeafGreen

The higher the user’s HP, the more powerful this attack becomes.

Generation 4
Diamond, Pearl, Platinum, HeartGold, SoulSilver

The user spouts water to damage the foe. The lower the user’s HP, the less powerful it becomes.

Generation 5
Black, White, Black 2, White 2

The user spouts water to damage the opposing team. The lower the user’s HP, the less powerful it becomes.

Generation 6
X, Y

The user spouts water to damage opposing Pokémon. The lower the user’s HP, the lower the move’s power.

Foreign Names

Japanese
しおふき (shiofuki)
Korean
해수스파우팅
French
Giclédo
German
Fontränen
Spanish
Salpicar
Italian
Zampillo
Czech
Vodotrysk

Contests

Generation 3 Contest

Type
Beauty
Appeal
Jam
Flavor text
The appeal works better the later it is performed.
Use after
Use before
None

Generation 4 Super Contest

Type
Beauty
Appeal
♡♡
Flavor text
Earn +3 if the Pokémon that just went hit max Voltage.
Use after
None
Use before
None

Similar moves

These moves all have the same effect as Water Spout.

Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Eruption Fire special 5 150 100%

Inflicts more damage when the user has more HP remaining, with a maximum of 150 power.

Pokémon

Water Pokémon get STAB, and have their types highlighted in green.

Pokémon with higher Special Attack are more suited to Water Spout's special damage, and have the stat highlighted in green.

Generation 3 Diamond, Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold, SoulSilver Generation 5 Generation 6 Pokémon Type Ability Gender Egg Group HP Atk Def SpA SpD Spd Total
Level up: Learned when a Pokémon reaches a certain level.
41 34 34 34 34 Wailmer Water Water Veil
Oblivious
Pressure
½ male, ½ female Field
Water 2
130 70 35 70 35 60 400
44 34 34 34 34 Wailord Water Water Veil
Oblivious
Pressure
½ male, ½ female Field
Water 2
170 90 45 90 45 60 500
75 80 50 50 50 Kyogre Water Drizzle genderless Undiscovered 100 100 90 150 140 90 670
61 61 Frillish Water Ghost Water Absorb
Cursed Body
Damp
½ male, ½ female Amorphous 55 40 50 65 85 40 335
69 Jellicent Water Ghost Water Absorb
Cursed Body
Damp
½ male, ½ female Amorphous 100 60 70 85 105 60 480
Generation 3 Diamond, Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold, SoulSilver Generation 5 Generation 6 Pokémon Type Ability Gender Egg Group HP Atk Def SpA SpD Spd Total
Egg: Appears on a newly-hatched Pokémon, if the father had the same move.
• • • Squirtle Water Torrent
Rain Dish
⅞ male, ⅛ female Monster
Water 1
44 48 65 50 64 43 314
• • • Remoraid Water Hustle
Sniper
Moody
½ male, ½ female Water 1
Water 2
35 65 35 65 35 65 300

7 Pokémon

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